insufficiency


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a lack of competence

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(pathology) inability of a bodily part or organ to function normally

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The next moment the miserable insufficiency of her own excuse for deceiving him showed its hollowness, self-exposed.
This sort of trick, which may arise either from intellectual insufficiency or from an imperfect trust in one's own convictions, procured for Mr.
Madame Rabourdin, on her part, disconsolate over her wasted life, weary of secretly working to obtain a few luxuries of dress, never appeared so bitterly discontented as now; but, like any wife who is really attached to her husband, she considered it unworthy of a superior woman to condescend to the shameful devices by which the wives of some officials eke out the insufficiency of their husband's salary.
I do not know that this higher knowledge amounts to anything more definite than a novel and grand surprise on a sudden revelation of the insufficiency of all that we called Knowledge before--a discovery that there are more things in heaven and earth than are dreamed of in our philosophy.
AzurRx BioPharma announced that in partnership with Mayoly Spindler, a French pharmaceutical company, they have received the required approvals including Ethics Committee and the French Regulatory Agency to add a French site to the phase IIa study of MS1819-SD for patients with exocrine pancreatic insufficiency caused by chronic pancreatitis.
We performed a retrospective chart review to compare the presence and types of abnormal muscle tension patterns (MTPs) in patients who had been diagnosed with glottal insufficiency before and after fiberoptic injection laryngoplasty.
3,4] Even minor degrees of adrenal insufficiency increases the mortality in critically ill or injured patients.
Due to MALA, the usage of this drug in the diabetic population with renal insufficiency has been restricted due to cation.
Healthcare company Cardinal Health (NYSE:CAH) revealed on Friday the completion of the acquisition of Medtronic's Patient Care, Deep Vein Thrombosis and Nutritional Insufficiency business for a purchase price of USD6.
Stress fractures can also occur in a variety of conditions, in which the mineral content or the elasticity of bone is abnormal and defined as an insufficiency fracture.
Ohio, US-based integrated healthcare services and products provider Cardinal Health (NYSE: CAH) has agreed to acquire the patient care, deep vein thrombosis and nutritional insufficiency businesses of Minnesota, US-based medical device company Medtronic to expand reach into the operating room and long-term care, the company said.
announced that data on RAYALDEE (calcifediol) extended-release capsules as a treatment for secondary hyperparathyroidism (SHPT) in stage 3 and 4 chronic kidney disease patients with vitamin D insufficiency will be presented later today in a poster presentation at the American Society of Nephrology Kidney Week Meeting, underway in Chicago, IL.
com)-- Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency Diagnostics Market 2013-2020 report estimates the global exocrine pancreatic insufficiency diagnostics market to reach nearly USD 2.
Their topics include how to deal with subclinical hypercortisolism, metabolic alterations and cardiovascular outcomes of cortisol excess, whether adrenal insufficiency is a rare disease, from genetic predisposition to molecular mechanisms of autoimmune primary adrenal insufficiency, and truth versus urban myth regarding quality of life and life expectancy in patients with adrenal insufficiency, ([umlaut] Ringgold, Inc.